Press Releases

August 6, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) issued the following statement on the Biden administration’s extension of the pause on federally-held student loan payments:

August 3, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement in response to the Biden Administration’s new CDC moratorium on evictions.  

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July 31, 2021 Press Release
Lawmakers Urge Swift Action with Moratorium Expiring at Midnight
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July 30, 2021 Press Release
Funds Would Support Program to Re-Employ Latinx and Immigrant Workers Impacted by COVID-19

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) announced the successful inclusion of $300,000 in federal community project funding for Chelsea’s La Colaborativa in the FY2022 House Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill, which passed the House yesterday.

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July 29, 2021 Press Release
Funds Several Community Projects Led by Pressley, Invests in New Anti-Racism in Public Health Grants, Supports Our Students, Eliminates Hyde Abortion Restrictions, and More

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) applauded House passage of H.R. 4502, which includes funding for several key priorities and community projects championed by the Congresswoman.

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July 29, 2021 Press Release
Project Will Make Somerville More Climate Resilient and Create Community Space

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) announced the successful inclusion of $2,500,000 in federal community project funding for the City of Somerville’s Poplar Street Pump Station & Art Farm project in the FY2022 House Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill, which is expected to pass the House this week.

July 29, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement reaffirming President Biden’s authority—and the urgency—to cancel student loan debt.

July 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), Congressman Jimmy Gomez (CA-34) and Congresswoman Cori Bush (MO-01) issued the following statement today regarding the upcoming expiration of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) federal eviction moratorium through July 31, 2021.

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July 26, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) issued the following statement on President Biden’s nomination of Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins to serve as the next United States Attorney for Massachusetts.

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